Justice Oriented Solidarity


In this Lightning Talk presentation, Dr. Jackson highlights the importance of classrooms becoming a site of hope and resistance. She will briefly discuss previous and current research that forefronts the framework of justice-oriented solidarity.


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Davena Jackson

 Assistant Professor, Teaching Learning School BU Wheelock College of Education & Human Development

Dr. Davena Jackson is an assistant professor of urban education in the Department of Teaching and Learning, where she focuses on English education, language, and literacy. She is interested in the complex intersections of race, language, literacy, and education and how teachers can work in